HEALTHCARE DOCUMENTATION & TRANSCRIPTION SPECIALIST - ALIGNED PROGRAM COURSES


Common Courses 

Common Courses serve as potential articulation and transfer of coursework between secondary and postsecondary partners. These courses shall have the same title, credit hour allocation, and competencies. Institutions may add additional competencies based on local demand. The sequencing of common courses is determined by the institution.

Medical Style & Grammer - 3 credits (pdf)
Legal & Ethical Issues In Healthcare - 3 credits (pdf) 
Healthcare Documentation & Transcription Practium - 2 credits (pdf)

Support Courses* 

Anatomy and Physiology – 4-8 credits
Medical Terminology – 3 credits
Pharmacology – up to 3 credits
Patholphysiology – 3-4 credits
Healthcare Documentation and Transcription – 6-9 credits
Healthcare Profession Development – 2-4 credits

*Institutions may utilize existing like courses which adhere to the agreed upon course lengths and competencies.
Course list sequence has no implication on course scheduling by colleges.
Institutions may add additional competencies based on local demand.